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  • 1.
  • 2. Once upon a time…
  • 3. 12% of American adults own an eBook reader
    What we know now
    *http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2011/E-readers-and-tablets.aspx
  • 4. What we know now
    eBook circulation jumped 200% last year
  • 5. What we know now
    48% of KDL managers are asked about KDL’s digital materials at least once a week
    This gentleman has a question about “eBooks” … ?
  • 6. While 15.2% of KDL managers own an eBook reader…
    …56% have NEVER Checked out an eBook!
    What we know now
  • 7. What we know now
    70% of info staff are asked about KDL’s digital materials at least once a week
    &
    26% of our info staff own
    an eBook reader…
  • 8. What we know now
    But 51% have still NEVER checked out an eBook for themselves!
  • 9. In August, KDL rolls out ebooks.kdl.org
    Loads of content
    Shorter waitlists
    KDL Brand
    What we also know
  • 10. How will we learn it
    July 26 * August 5 * August 25
    Gadget Bags in Branches
    Digital Collection Trainers in Branches
    Hands-on Demonstrations
    Learning
    Doing
    Sharing
  • 11. What about ED?
  • 12. Help people overcome ED
    I CAN help you with eBooks and eAudiobooks!
  • 13. Gadget Bag Logistics
    Schedule on the Intranet…
  • 14. Our Secret Weapon
    Digital Collection Knowledge-Base:
    Glossary
    Handouts
    Tutorials
    Activities
    Scope of Services
  • 15. Devices: B&N Color NOOK
    $249
    7” LCD Touch Screen
    15.8 oz
    8 hour Battery life
    Limited Apps available
    Wifi
    8 GB
    Easy use of OverDrive through PC
    SD card slot
  • 16. Devices: Amazon Kindle
    $114 +
    6” E-Ink Display
    8.5 oz.
    No Touch Screen, No!
    2 Months
    Wifi , or Wifi + 3G
    4 GB & no memory input
    No OverDrive… YET!
  • 17. $499
    iOS (closed, proprietary)
    9.7 inch LCD-backlit
    1.3#
    Multi-touch screen
    10 hour battery life
    65,000 Apps available
    Wifi
    16 GB (can buy larger drive)
    Easy use of OverDrive
    iTunes registration required
    No Adobe Flash for videos
    Need an App to read PDFs
    No external memory
    Devices: iPad 2
  • 18. Devices: Android Tablets
    Samsung Galaxy
    $429 - $599
    Acer Iconia
    $445 - $594
    Motorola Zoom
    $499 - $799
    Toshiba Thrive
    $429 - $579
  • 19. Devices: Asus Transformer
    $399 for 16GB, $499 for 32GB
    Google Android OS 3.0
    10.1” Displays
    2.2#
    Touch screen Gorilla Glass
    9 hour battery life
    Requires Google account
    Apps via Google market
    Wifi
    Easy use of OverDrive
    Adobe Flash for videos
    SDHC card slot
  • 20. Devices: etc.
    Sony eReader
    Blackberry Playbook
    KOBO
    MobiPocket
    Cool-er eReader
    JetPacks
    Aluratek Borders eLibre
    Pandigital Novel eReader
    KOBO Simple Touch
    iRex Digital Reader
  • 21. Devices: etc.
    Sony eReader
    Blackberry Playbook
    KOBO
    MobiPocket
    Cool-er eReader
    JetPacks
    Aluratek Borders eLibre
    Pandigital Novel eReader
    KOBO Simple Touch
    iRex Digital Reader
    FAIL?
  • 22. Activities: iPad2 Intro
  • Activities: iPad2 eBooks
    • Locate & Download the OverDrive App
    • 29. Acquire an Adobe ID (same as Apple ID)
    • 30. Locate KDL OverDrive site
    • 31. Search for an available eBook
    • 32. Check out, download, read & RETURN
    • 33. Search for an always available eAudiobook
    • 34. Check out and download
  • Activities: Tablet Intro
  • Activities: Tablet eBooks
    • Locate & Download the OverDrive App
    • 41. Acquire an Adobe ID (same as Apple ID)
    • 42. Locate KDL OverDrive site
    • 43. Search for an available eBook
    • 44. Check out and download
    • 45. Search for an available eAudiobook
    • 46. Check out and download
  • Activities: B&N NOOK Color
    • Turn on
    • 47. Open a book to read
    • 48. Tap, swipe, drag etc.
    • 49. Change the font size or type
    • 50. Turn a page
    • 51. Get back to Home or main screen
    • 52. Explore extra features, like bookmark, add things other then E-books, & dictionary
  • Activities: NOOK Color eBooks
    • Using a PC or NetBook, locate KDL Digital Collection site
    • 53. Browse, check out and download an available eBook
    • 54. Plug NOOK Color into PC/netbook & transfer eBook
  • Activities: NOOK Simple Touch
    • Turn on & off
    • 55. Open a book to read
    • 56. Connect to wireless
    • 57. Change the font size or type
    • 58. Turn a page
    • 59. Get back to Home or main screen
    • 60. Extra features? Can you bookmark, add things other then E-books, use a built-in dictionary?
    • 61. Locate KDL OverDrive site
    • 62. Search for an eBook to check out and download
    • 63. Plug NOOK into PC/netbook & transfer eBook to NOOK
  • Activities: NOOK Touch eBooks
    • Using a PC or NetBook, locate KDL Digital Collection site
    • 64. Browse, check out and download an available eBook
    • 65. Plug NOOK Touch into PC/netbook & transfer eBook
  • Activities: Amazon Kindle
    • Turn on
    • 66. Open a book to read
    • 67. Change the font size or type
    • 68. Turn a page
    • 69. Go to Amazon.com & download free Kindle edition
    • 70. Get back to Home or main screen
    • 71. Extra features? Can you bookmark, add things other then E-books, use a built-in dictionary?